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Upcoming Events

Interested in a 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico?

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

National Moth Week 2020 photos of insects and people.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Previous events


Infraorder Nepomorpha - Aquatic Bugs

Creeping Water Bug - Pelocoris femoratus Pelocoris femoratus ? - Pelocoris Pelocoris Creeping Water Bug - Pelocoris Naucoridae Pelocoris femoratus - Pelocoris Ambrysus - Ambrysus hybridus Pelocoris balius - male Pelocoris carolinensis - male

° - Graptocorixa abdominalis Arctocorixa subtilis Uhler - Arctocorisa sutilis Cymatia americana (Hussey) - Cymatia americana Hesperocorixa obliqua - male Nepomorpha I06A9590 Trichocorixa naias? Trichocorixa arizonensis - male

Giant Water Bug - Lethocerus americanus The beak - Belostoma testaceum Belostoma lutarium Lethocerus americanus Nepa! - Nepa apiculata UNKNOWN - Lethocerus americanus Lethocerus species - Lethocerus medius Possibly Lethocerus americanus - Benacus griseus

water bug - Neoplea striola Notonecta kirbyi Backswimmer - Notonecta unifasciata Buenoa? - Buenoa Buenoa? - Buenoa Notonecta species - Notonecta Notonecta » subgenus Paranecta (Notonecta subgenus Paranecta)???  - Notonecta backswimmer - Notonecta

Gelastocorid - Gelastocoris oculatus Big-Eyed Toad Bug - Gelastocoris oculatus Unknown - Nerthra fuscipes Toad Bug: Galastocoridae - Nerthra sp ? - Nerthra stygica Velvety Shore Bug - Ochterus